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Responsible Investment
Florist
2 min read
May 2022

Living wage in the retail sector

Our three-year engagement project on living wages comes to an end. We look at progress made and highlight what more needs to be done both within retailers and in their supply chains.
Responsible Investment
Tree honey bees pollinating a purple flower
5 min read
May 2022

Searching for solutions: an update on bee-harming pesticides

Read our update on the controversial use of bee-harming pesticides in agriculture – and whether there are any suitable solutions.
Global Equities
Diver diving in the ocean looking down and fishes
4 min read
May 2022

Investing in our blue planet

The world’s oceans are in crisis, and investors have a critical role to play in resolving this
Responsible Investment
People hiking in the mountains
3 min read
April 2022

Principles for carbon offsetting

We outline our principles on when companies should use carbon offsets and explore our engagement with businesses, especially in high impact sectors.
Multi-Asset
data analyst presenting charts in a meeting room to others
6 min watch
March 2022

Weekly review: will the equity rally be sustained?

The news from Ukraine has been almost unbearable, and for the people of Ukraine, with no choice in the matter, truly awful.
Responsible Investment
Man walking in the forest
2 min read
March 2022

Nature as an ally: tackling the climate-nature nexus

We explore how nature can be a powerful ally in the fight against climate change.
Multi-Asset
Office workes looking at a laptop computer screen
6 min watch
March 2022

Weekly review: High inflation and fears of recession – a tough background for markets

The news from Ukraine has been almost unbearable, and for the people of Ukraine, with no choice in the matter, truly awful.
Multi-Asset
Gas pipe covered with snow-
6 min watch
March 2022

Weekly review: Can equities survive without Russian energy?

Oil prices may have risen steeply but natural gas prices in Europe have increased even faster. Doubling over the last week.
Investment Trust
Family sitting together at the table
8 min read
March 2022

A tax saving to-do list to do before 5th April

The tax year ends 5th April, an important date for anyone who has yet to use their tax allowance for the year.
Responsible Investment
Coal power station
4 min read
March 2022

Future proofing – Indian companies addressing the climate challenge

India’s committed to net zero by 2070. We examine how businesses are adapting their practices, explore progress made and highlight the role we play as investors in tackling climate change through allocation of capital and engagement.
Global Equities
Fisherman
4 min read
March 2022

Investing with impact in mind – 3 years of our SDG Engagement Global Equity Strategy

Using the SDGs as a roadmap to a better future and a framework for investing with a view to delivering positive impact alongside financial returns.
Responsible Investment
Woman presenting to an audience
3 min read
March 2022

ESG knowledge shared: March 2022

Keep up to date with responsible investing through our monthly roundup of highlights – articles we’re reading, podcasts we’re enjoying, useful videos and more.
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